State Bank of India (SBI)
[ ADVERTISEMENT NO. CRPD/PO/
( Recruitment of Probationary Officers in SBI )
Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as
Probationary Officers (POs) in State Bank of India. Candidates selected are
liable to be posted anywhere in India.
Post Name : Probationary Officers
Total Posts: 1000
27800 Per Month.
Graduation in any discipline from a recognised College / University
As on 01.05.2011 Not below 21 years and not above 30
years as on 01.05.2011 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than
02.05.1981 and not later than 01.05.1990 (both days inclusive)
(Non Refundable) Can be deposited from 18.05.2011 and
07.06.2011 in any branch of State Bank of India.
- Sr. No. Category Total (for any one or both the posts)
SC / ST / PWD Rs. 50/- (Postal Charges only)
General and Others Rs. 500/- (App. fee
including postal charges)
Phase- I : Written Examination --
Combined Duration 3 Hrs. (Combined Objective & Descriptive Type Tests) -- [Max
The duration of objective type test will be 2 hours, Max. marks 200 and will
consist of :
- Test of English Language (Grammer, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc.)
- Test of General Awareness, Marketing & Computers.
- Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation.
- Test of Reasoning (High Level)
The duration of Descriptive type test will be 1 hour, Max. marks-50 and the test
will be of "Test of English Language (Comprehension, short precis, letter
writing & essay)" Descriptive test paper of only those candidates will be
evaluated who are adequately high in percentile ranking in each of all the four
objective tests and have scored overall aggregate 40% and above in case of
General category and aggregate 35% and above in case SC/ST/OBC/PWD category. The
qualifying marks for descriptive test will also be overall aggregate 40% for
General category and overall aggregate 35% for SC/ ST/OBC/PWD. The merit list of
written examination will be based on the aggregate of the marks obtained by the
candidates in Objective and Descriptive tests.
Phase-II : Group Discussion & Interview
The marks of group discussion and interview will be put together and the
candidates who secure minimum 40% marks (minimum 35% in case of SC/ST/OBC/PWD)
in group discussion and interview will be considered for final selection. The
candidate will have to pass both in Phase I & II separately. Phase I & Phase II
marks will be aggregated and arranged in descending order (category wise) for
candidates who have qualified in both the phases separately and depending on the
vacancies, selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each
category. Results of the candidates who have qualified for Phase I and
thereafter the list of candidates finally selected will be available on the
Bank's website in addition to publication in Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar.
How to Apply:
i) Candidates are required to download
from Bank’s website www.sbi.co.in / www.statebankofindia.com / www.timesjob.com
the CASH VOUCHER (fee payment voucher) for payment of the application fee. The
cash voucher is in duplicate.
ii) Candidates are required to go to any
Branch of State Bank of India and pay the amount of prescribed fees (fee details
see para 7 ) and postage and get the receipt .
iii) Application fees to be paid between
18-05-2011 to 07-06-2011.
iv) Obtain the duplicate copy of the cash
voucher duly receipted by the branch and ensure that this cash receipt contains
- Journal number (7-10 digits)
- Branch Name
- Branch code No.
- Date of deposit v) Amount
This fee receipt needs to be produced at the time of written Examination.
(a) While applying on-line for the posts,
the applicant should ensure that he / she fulfils the eligibility and other
norms mentioned above as on the specified dates and that the particulars
furnished by him / her are correct in all respects. IN CASE IT IS DETECTED AT
ANY STAGE OF RECRUITMENT THAT A CANDIDATE DOES NOT FULFIL THE ELIGIBILITY NORMS
AND / OR THAT HE / SHE HAS FURNISHED
ANY INCORRECT / FALSE INFORMATION OR HAS SUPPRESSED ANY MATERIAL FACT(S), HIS /
HER CANDIDATURE WILL STAND CANCELLED. IF ANY OF THESE SHORTCOMINGS IS / ARE
DETECTED EVEN AFTER APPOINTMENT, HIS / HER SERVICES ARE LIABLE TO BE TERMINATED.
(b) Admission to written test will be
purely provisional without verification of age / essential minimum educational
qualification / category (SC/ST/OBC/PWD) etc. of the candidates with reference
(c) Use of Mobile Phones, pagers,
calculator or any such devices : Candidates before entering examination premises
are likely to be frisked to ensure compliance with followings :
(i) Mobile phones, pagers or any other communication devices are not allowed
inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any infringement
of these instructions shall entail cancellation of candidature and disciplinary
action including ban from future examinations.
(ii) Candidates are not permitted to use or have in possession of calculators in
(iii) Candidates are advised in their own interest not to bring any of the
banned item including mobile phones/ pagers to the venue of the examination, as
arrangement for safekeeping can not be assured.
(d) The candidates will have to appear
for the written tests, at their own cost. Candidates called for INTERVIEW are
entitled to IInd class to & fro railway fare/bus fare by shortest route on
production of evidence of travel (Rail/bus ticket/receipt etc.).
(e) Candidates uploading more than one
application for any reason will be treated as in eligible.
Date :Written Examination : 24.07.2011 (SUNDAY)
On-Line Registration will start from : 18.05.2011
Last Date :
09 June, 2011
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